WorldCat Identities

King, Henry 1886-1982

Works: 252 works in 1,166 publications in 8 languages and 16,336 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Musical films  Action and adventure films  War films  Western films  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Historical films 
Roles: Director, Actor, Commentator, Author, Producer, Speaker, Performer, Author of screenplay, Adapter, Film editor, Restager , fmd, Scenarist, Creator, Other, dir
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Henry King
Ernest Hemingway's The snows of Kilimanjaro by Robert Guédiguian( Visual )

182 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama about a successful but disillusioned writer who, near death from a hunting wound in Africa, reviews his amorous intrigues and his experiences as hunter and world traveler
Twelve o'clock high by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

60 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The commander of a U.S. bomber unit in Britain during World War II begins to crack under the strain
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

80 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two sisters find that the horses of a broken carousel have come alive in the rain
Franz Werfel's The song of Bernadette by Henry King( Visual )

48 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Church and state officials persecute a simple peasant girl who claims to have seen a vision of "a beautiful lady" at the site of what becomes the Shrine of Lourdes
Love is a many-splendored thing by Henry King( Visual )

39 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A widowed Eurasian doctor and an American war correspondent stationed in Hong Kong begin an intensely passionate affair, but when the journalist is transferred to Korea where war has broken out, tragedy strikes
Black Swan by Darren Aronofsky( Visual )

36 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pirate Morgan is pardoned and made the new governor of Jamaica on one condition - he must stop his fellow pirates from doing their criminal actions
Alexander's ragtime band( Visual )

16 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger and his friend Charlie audition at a saloon in San Francisco's Barbary Coast. The number "Alexander's ragtime band" proves to be a sensation. Charlie soon falls in love with Stella who is the singer of the band. When Roger returns from World War I, he meets Stella and learns she and Charlie have married
David and Bathsheba by Henry King( Visual )

21 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of how King David brought sorrow to his land when he fell in love with a married woman and arranged her husband's murder, which brings down the wrath of God. David must rediscover his faith in God to save those around him and himself
Jesse James by Che Zhang( Visual )

31 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legend of the most infamous bandit in the history of the West. Jesse James is the bold bandit whose name became synonymous with train hold-ups, daylight bank heists and every other daredevil crime associated with the lawless West of the 1800s
In old Chicago by Henry King( Visual )

24 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story centres on the O'Leary family, pioneer settlers whose eldest boys achieve notoriety and power in bustling Chicago. After Jack gets elected mayor with the help of his popular brother Dion, the two lock horns over the future of Chicago's slums. Using his cabaret singer wife as a pawn in their dispute, Dion accleerates their intense rivalry as the whole town takes sides
Tol'able David by Henry King( Visual )

34 editions published between 1921 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A close-knit family in an idyllic West Virginia community is terrorized by three outlaw relatives
The bravados by Henry King( Visual )

29 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An expert tracker and gunman is anxious to see justice exacted upon four violent men whom he believes raped and murdered his wife
Captain from Castile( Visual )

9 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forced to flee his home during the Spanish Inquisition, nobleman Pedro De Vargas escapes with a beautiful peasant girl and joins Cortez on his dangerous expedition to conquer Mexico
A Yank in the R.A.F( Visual )

12 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cocky American flier joins the RAF to be near the woman he loves, a London-based singer
The full monty by Peter Cattaneo( Visual )

10 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cinco directores de la época dorada de Hollywood, unen sus fuerzas para adaptar los mejores cuentos del escritor americano O. Henry. Son cinco episodios independientes ambientados en Nueva York, a finales del siglo XIX, presentados por John Steinbeck
Samuel Shellabarger's prince of foxes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cesare Borgia and his treacherous sister Lucrezia have plans to conquer central Italy. They sends Andrea Zoppo, an accomplished commoner and Lucrezia's lover on a mission to take over Citta del Monte, ruled by Count Marc Antonio Verano. But he meets Camilla, the young wife of the count, and things change
Wilson( Visual )

8 editions published between 1944 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilson's career is traced from his tenure as Princeton University president and governor of New Jersey through his successful campaign and years at the White House
The shootist by Don Siegel( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy Ringo, famoso asesino y el pistolero más rápido del oeste, se ve obligado a huir de unos jóvenes pistoleros decididos a acabar con él
Henry King, director : from silents to ʼscope by Henry King( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Henry King Amerikaans filmregisseur

Henry King director de cine estadounidense

Henry King réalisateur américain

Henry King regista, attore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Henry King reżyser amerykański

Henry King US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur

King, Henry

Генрі Кінг

Кинг, Генри

Хенри Кинг

הנרי קינג

هنری کینگ (کارگردان) کارگردان آمریکایی

킹, 헨리 1886-1982

キング, ヘンリ-



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